‘The Executioner and Her Way of Life’ is an anime from Japanese animation studio J.C. Staff and is based on the light novel series written by Mato Sato and illustrated by Nilitsu. The show is directed by Yoshiki Kawasaki while production companies Egg Firm and SB Creative produce it. Sentai Filmworks announced on their website that they had acquired the North American distribution rights for the series and will release it on the HiDive streaming service.
Sentai notes that the “series stars Iori Saeki (Nekopara, ORESUKI Are you the only one who loves me?, Adachi and Shimamura) as Menou and Moe Kahara (How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom) as Akari Tokito. The Executioner and Her Way of Life light novel was awarded the grand prize at the GA Bunko Awards in 2018. The light novel series is published in English by Yen Press.”
You can watch the trailer for the series below:
‘The Executioner and Her Way of Life’ also has a manga version written by Mato Sato and illustrated by Ryo Mitsuya. It is published by Square Enix for their ‘Young Gangan’ magazine.
MyAnimeList describes the synopsis as follows,
“The Lost Ones are wanderers who come here from a distant world known as “Japan.” No one knows how or why they leave their homes. The only thing that is certain is that they bring disaster and calamity. The duty of exterminating them without remorse falls to Menou, a young Executioner. When she meets Akari, it seems like just another job…until she discovers it’s impossible to kill this girl! And when Menou begins to search for a way to defeat this immortality, Akari is more than happy to tag along! So begins a journey that will change Menou forever…”
‘The Executioner and Her Way of Life’ characters are designed by Keiko Tamaki.
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